classes + tutorials
Hey there! I am kate! I am a mom, a photographer, and a business owner. I have my degree in photography from Oakland University, and I have a passion for sharing knowledge. I believe in community over competition and lifting other budding artists and entrepreneurs up! Below are the current one on one classes and tutorials I offer.
So you got this sweet camera with all the pretty buttons, and you have no idea where to begin. Here is where I come in. I currently have two one on one classes I teach to a few students a year.
Photo 101 - $200
Photo 101, a basic class to learn your camera. Each session is one hour covering the essential topics of camera operations. By the end, you will have the confidence of knowing how to operate your camera in full manual mode and one step closer to taking the pictures you dream of making.
A four-part class covering camera basics.
Class One: What are all these buttons?
Class Two: Manual Mode part I
Class Three: Manual Mode part II
Class Four: Basic Composition
photo 102- $300
So you have the basics but just need some fine-tuning. This class is looser, and more of a mentorship. It is a time for experimentation and discussion the topics below.
A four-part class covering:
Class One: Composition
Class Two: Emotion
Class Three: Figuring out what style and type are for you.
Class Four: You choose - This day is to cover anything you have questions or ideas about what you need help solidifying.
If the ever-changing tide of social media and blogging has you confused or you find yourself mindlessly scrolling through social media instead of posting then these tutorials and sessions are for you. Aimed to help you streamline and create content with confidence.
Blog Building - $350
You have something to say, something to teach, something to share and now you want to put it out there on your own piece of internet real estate. This class will go over the basics of blog building and how to get your voice out there. Each part is a one hour in-person or Skype / Facetime session depending on what works best for you.
A three-part class covering primary blog building
Class One: So you want to start a blog - The foundation.
Class Two: Content
Class Three: SEO
Social Media Tutorial- $150
The world of social media can be overwhelming. If you find yourself just mindlessly scrolling and are at a loss of what to post, then this tutorial will help educate you on the platforms, and tighten up the execution of your social media strategy. This is a one hour tutorial on basic social media ins and outs.
Social Media Strategy Sesh - $250
A 1-2 hour strategy session where we would hash out which platforms would suit you and your business best. We will work out what content you want to be posting and what your social media calendar would look like. You will walk away, knowing your months worth of social media is planned and ready for execution.
Social Media Strategy Sesh - $500
A 2-4 hour strategy session where we would hash out your content for the quarter. We will look at the Social Media Calendar, upcoming holidays, and topics right to your brand to build out your quarter’s worth of content.
I am a huge advocate for payment plans. Don’t let budget stop you from getting where you want to be.